Hidden Treasure of North East
Day 1: ARRIVAL BAGDOGRA – DARJEELING
Meeting and assistance upon arrival as our representatives welcome you and escort to your car and then drive to Darjeeling. On arrival check in the hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure or you can opt. to visit local market. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 2: DARJEELING
Early in the morning drive up to Tiger Hill (9000 ft) to see the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Everest and Kanchenjunga, visiting the Ghoom Monastery on return. Later visit the Himalayan mountaineering Institute and a local tea garden. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 3: DARJEELING – PELLING
Early morning after breakfast, drive to Pelling via Naya Bazaar. On arrival, check in at Hotel. It offers good view of entire mountain ranges including the Koktang, Kumbhakarna, Rathong, Kabru, Dom, Kanchenjunga, Pandim, Zopuno, Shimbho, Narsing, Siniyalchu and others. Rest of the day is free for leisure. Dinner and Overnight at Pelling.
Day 4: PELLING
Today we will be on full day Pelling local tour covering Pemayangtse Monastery, Khecheopalri Lake, Kanchenjunga Falls and Rimbi Falls, Dentham Valley, Tsangey Falls and Sinsore Bridge. Free evening at Pelling Overnight at Pelling.
Day 5: PELLING – RAVANGLA
Today after an early breakfast we proceed towards Ravangla. This place is located between the two locally know hilltop i.e., Menam and Tendon Hill, during winter season its worth seeing this two hill tops when it is fully covered with snow. Check in at the hotel. Free evening to roam around the local market. Dinner and Overnight at Ravangla.
Day 6: RAVANGLA
Today after early breakfast we will proceed for Maenam Hill trek. The path that leads to the hill fully covered with forest which under the maenam Sanctuary, where you may get a chance to face with Red Panda, Himalayan Black bear, Leaport, dear and may other species. Once you are at the top of the hill you will get the chance to see the 360 degree view of Mt.Kanchanjungha, along with other hills side by side, enjoy the moment taking rest and photographs, after some rest we again climb down. Back at the hotel. Free evening to kill your tiredness. Dinner and Overnight at Ravangla.
Day 7: RAVANGLA – GANGTOK
After an early breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Gangtok. On arrival, check-in at hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 8: GANGTOK – CHANGU LAKE – GANGTOK
Today after an early breakfast we will go to visit the Mountain Lake at Indo-China Border at 12400ft,Changu Lake. Later drive back to Gangtok. Dinner and Night stay.
Day 9: GANGTOK – KALIMPONG
Spend half of your day in Gangtok visiting Government Institute of Cottage Industry, Orchid House, Sikkim Research Institute of Tibetology, Dodurl Chorten, Rumtek Monastery, Botanical Garden, and Santi View Point. After then check out from the hotel and drive to Kalimpong. Free evening. Overnight at Kalimpong.
Day 10: KALIMPONG
Early morning, after breakfast you will be taken to visit Gompa Bhutanese Monastery. Further up and to the north is the Yellow Hat Tibetan Monastery at Tipai, and the Tharpa Choling (1837), housing a library of Tibetan manuscripts and Tankhas. Pedong Bhutanese Monastery was established in the same year and features a large number of old paintings. Nearby is the old Bhutanese Damsang Fort at Algar. At Durpin Dara, the highest point in the town with superb views over the plains and the Tista and Reang rivers, stands the Brang Monastery at Zang-dog Palri. Dinner and Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: KALIMPONG – LAVA – DAMDING – LATAGURI
Today after an early breakfast, we will check out from the hotel and drive to Lava. From this place you will start your further trip by cycling till Damding, a place which is located in the plains. The region through which you will be cycling is very beautiful from where you will be able to see the high mountains, water streams flowing from the mountains, valleys covered with natural vegetation; overall one will get the good opportunity to see the beautiful landscape. After 5 – 6 hrs cycling you will reach Damding and from here will take you to Lataguri, one of the popular tourist destinations as it is nearer to Gorumara National Park, which possesses a sound population of one horned rhino, leopard, wild elephant and Indian bison. Check in at the hotel, free evening for you. Dinner and Overnight halt at Lataguri.
Day 12: LATAGURI
Today after breakfast we will take you for a morning jeep Safari into the Gorumara National Park. The journey gets through the core forest of Gorumara, which is a natural habitat of one horned Rhino, wild elephant, leopard, Indian bison and many other wild species. Inside the forest there is a watch tower (Rhino Point) from where you can get a vast panoramic view of Gorumara grassland. After the wild and adventures trip back at the hotel. Spend the day at the hotel relaxing and reading books, or else you can move around the nearby places adjacent to hotel. Now we will take you for evening Jeep Safari into the Chapramari Sanctuary another home for wild elephant, leapord, Indian bison and many other wild species. Back at the hotel, Dinner and Overnight halt at Lataguri.
Day 13: LATAGURI – BAGDOGRA
After an early breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Bagdogra. On arrival, check-in at hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 14: DEPARTURE
Early morning, have you breakfast. Check out from the hotel and board your respective flight/train to your destinations.
Destination covered in this Tour:
Darjeeling: Famous for its Darjeeling Tea
Pelling: A town in the district of West Sikkim
Ravangla: Small Tourist Town
Gangtok: Capital of Indian state of Sikkim
Kalimpong: A Hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal
Lataguri: A small town in Jalpaiguri District
Bagdogra: Town in the Darjeeling district of West Bengal